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Aerial view o Boryspil
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Coordinates: 50°21′N 30°57′E / 50.350°N 30.950°E / 50.350; 30.950Coordinates: 50°21′N 30°57′E / 50.350°N 30.950°E / 50.350; 30.950
First mentioned1015
 • Total37.01 km2 (14.29 sq mi)
 • Total55,000
Area code(s)+380 4595

Boryspil (Ukrainian: Бориспіль, translit. Boryspil’, Roushie: Борисполь; referred tae as Borispol an aw) is a ceety o regional significance locatit in the Kiev Oblast (province) in northren (central) Ukraine. Serving as the admeenistrative centre o the Boryspil Raion (destrict), the ceety itsel is designatit as a separate raion (see ceety o regional significance) athin the oblast an aw.

The current estimatit population is aroond 53,400 (as o 2004).

Awtho kent as a dounset since at least 1154 an kent unner the modren name syne 1590, it wis no till 1956 that the place wis receivit a ceety status. Currently the toun is hame tae the kintra's main airport, Boryspil Internaitional Airport (internaitional code KBP) an some minor industry.

It hostit Ukrainian Premier League team Arsenal Kyiv at the Kolos Stadium an aw.

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The name o the ceety is o the Greek oreegin. It consists of two parts Borys from Borysthenes (the Greek name for Dnieper) an Pil frae Polis (the Ukrainisit version o the Greek wird). The ceety haes a sister ceety an aw, Hopkins, Minnesota, US.[1]

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Aerosvit Airlines haes its heid office on the grunds o Boryspil Internaitional Airport.[2]

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  1. Archived 2015-11-21 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Representative Office Archived 2013-02-19 at the Wayback Machine." (Select City: "Kyiv" : "Head office") Aerosvit Airlines. Retrieved on 21 June 2010. "Head office Ukraine Airport, Boryspyl-7, Region of Kyiv, 08307,"

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